Ray's Garage | Videos

Raybestos Powertrain provides a variety of video support for its distributors and technicians. Step into Ray’s Garage for technical tips and training and be on the lookout for the latest product releases and special promotions.

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Raybestos Powertrain: Torque Converter Installation

To road-test our newest torque converter friction material as quickly as possible, here's a speedy Ray's Garage installation!

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The Right Friction For Your Rebuild

Find the best friction fit for your rebuild with this overview of our made-in-the-U.S.A. friction clutch plates.

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Raybestos Powertrain: Made In America

An inside look at how Raybestos Powertrain manufactures innovative, industry-leading transmission products in the heartland of America.

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Ray's Garage Tech Tip: ZF8HP55

See a teardown involving a hydraulic impulse storage (HIS) device, encountered in some ZF8HP transmissions. More 8HP teardown information is available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bECFSVNHzu0

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Ray's Garage: Alcohol vs. MEK

MEK comes in handy for torque converter bonding… But what if MEK is not available in your area? Irvin Gers of Raybestos Powertrain explains an alternative.

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Ray's Garage: ZF 9HP48 and Chrysler 948TE

ZF 9HP48 and Chrysler 948TE: The experts in Ray’s Garage review similarities and differences, and demonstrate a complete teardown.

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Ray's Garage: Torque Converter Bonding Equipment

Raybestos Powertrain presents a solution for successful torque converter bonding at the lower net facing pressures required for smaller assemblies.

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Torque Converter Bonding: Allison Dual Clutch Assembly

Raybestos Powertrain demonstrates how to properly diagnose and correct torque converter bonding problems for an Allison dual clutch assembly.

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Ray's Garage Tech Tip: HT Friction Clutch Modules

Raybestos Powertrain's Irvin Gers discusses how Raybestos Powertrain engineers each clutch plate to provide optimum performance for a specific position within a specific transmission. This means that modules include HT friction clutch plates only where they will improve the performance and durability of a rebuild.

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Ray's Garage Tech Tip: DL501 Wet Dual Clutch

Raybestos Powertrain's Irvin Ger's provides technical tips as he walks through the key elements of the DL501 Wet Dual Clutch unit teardown and friction clutch orientation inside Ray's Garage. View with Russian Subtitles.

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Key Elements of Torque Converter Bonding: Full Video

Raybestos Powertrain walks through safety, surface preparation, surface finish, the bond process, and bonding tests on the way to demonstrating a successful bond. Available with Russian Subtitles, Turkish Subtitles or Spanish Subtitles. Visit our Bonding Pressure Calculator.

 

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Ray's Garage Tech Tips: Torque Converter Bonding-

Piston Profile and Calculations

Key considerations and calculations for correctly bonding torque converter wafers.

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Ray’s Garage- ZF8HP70 Unit Disassembly

Watch the complete teardown of the ZF8HP70 transmission straight from Ray's Garage. View with Portuguese Subtitles.

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Raybestos HT- Hybrid Technology for Optimum Fluid Flow Dynamics

Meet the engineering team behind it all and find out more about the revolutionary clutch that combines the benefits of a segmented plate with the performance and durability of a complete wafer. 

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GPX- You Can’t Replace the X-Factor

GPX promotional animation. The GPX Friction Plate shifting performance matches Honda perfectly with even greater durability. Engineered to fit right and outperform any other Honda friction plate.

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Torqkit- Tow More Weight Race Harder

Torqkit promotional animation. Raybestos Powertrain Torqkits include GPZ friction plates, steel reaction plates and installation instructions. 

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GPX Testimonials

A collection of just some of the great things our AWESOME customers have said about the Raybestos GPX plates for Honda.

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Product Testimonials

A collection of some of the great feedback we have had from our great customers.

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Raybestos Powertrain History Montage

A montage of the rich history of Raybestos Powertrain intertwined with the rich history of the United States of America.

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Raybestos Powertrain Manufacturing Highlight Reel

Manufacturing Highlights from both the Crawfordsville, IN and Sullivan, IN plants.